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Mar 8, 2013 4:30am PST
, however, of the vatican's traditional reluctance to change. >> ideas that challenge the norm are considered an attack on the church and its teachings usually. this is not an attack. it is just about thinking differently. >> that way of thinking was harshly criticized by the pope during his visits to spain. the spanish government's implementation of sweeping reforms to civil society has been a major source of irritation to the vatican. in 2005, spain became the third country in europe to allow homosexuals to marry and adopt children, a development that jesus is particularly proud of. as a gay man and devout catholic, the words of the pope were deeply hurtful. >> we are people who have rights, and we have to insist on them. we do not need the pope preaching to us in spain about our decisions. >> there are two sides to contemporary spain -- liberal and conservative. the latter includes a special on of the catholic church founded in madrid in the 1920's -- special arm of the catholic church. it has substantial influence at the many schools that its members run. the statements of
Mar 1, 2013 4:30am PST
business. he is in a perfect position to see how his city is changing every day. up to seven days a week, he helps people, rich or poor, move themselves and their property. once everything is packed and loaded, he drives his moving van through the metropolis of 15 million. that drive can take several hours. >> i have more jobs than ever before. the rich are taking over whole districts in the city and pushing out the poor, but for my business, that is good. >> his workplace, istanbul, covers 2392 square kilometers. its symbol is in a building boom. for the last 10 years, it has been europe's fastest-growing region. everything is going higher, faster, and further. and the race to set records in concrete and glass seems to have no limits. istanbul's third airport is scheduled to open in 2013 as the world's biggest air traffic hub. but this booming city is built on unstable ground. istanbul is in an earthquake zone. so the state is calling for better building standards, but that costs lots of money. and 80% to 90% of turkey's economy depends on the construction industry, so, of course, there
Mar 7, 2013 7:30am PST
. anyway, thanks for your help. excuse me, young man. what is your name ? henry chang. all right, henry chang i have a little job for you. "a little job." what do you mean ? please, come with me. you are already making one delivery, so why not make two ? what do you mean "make two" ? when you deliver your package you will deliver this. the customer will give you $8.95. you really want me to deliver this for you ? yes, here is the address. and here are the directions. and here is our telephone mber in case you have a problem. is this some kind of joke ? you will do fine. deliver the food first. then you will take just two sho blocks to the post office. the customer will give you a tip, and i will give you something for your trouble. please, the food is getting cold. hurry ! i can't believe i'm doing this. in this episode we are learning... how to give information about ourselves and how to find out about others. your name is often the first thing others want to know about you. it is included in all kinds of forms and documents. another question that is often ask
Mar 14, 2013 7:30am PDT
people stayed on and just change their clothes. >> the secret service heavies of the socialist 1970's and 1980's became the secret police thugs of the nationalist 1990's. they still have not been brought to justice. >> there's no justice in croatia, no truth. everything is corrupt. by any criteria in my view, this country is still far removed from e standards. >> on july 1, croatia is to join the european union. in frankfurt, the hook that will get the investigation moving. 33 years after the murder. as an eu member, croatia is obligated to aid in the prosecution of war criminals. >> my hope is that the german justice system will make it possible to hold him accountable for what we all believe he initiated and for which he bears the primary responsibility. >> croatia has a long road ahead before the crimes of its secret service can be laid to rest. >> it is a big day for car lovers when they spot a development mule on the road. sightings of those vehicles used to test new cars are rare. designers -- car makers do not want to reveal their latest designs, but in sweden, new cars are a c
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